Wonolo Raises $138M

Wonolo, a San Francisco, CA-based online platform for the temporary staffing industry, raised $138m in growth funding.

The round, which brought total venture funding to over $200m, was led by Leeds Illuminate with participation from 137 Ventures and G2 Venture Partners. 

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate continued growth and mobile-first tech innovations, continue to expand in markets across the United States – and deepen its market share in top markets including: Newark, Dallas, Atlanta, New York City, Chicago, Phoenix, Nashville, Tampa, San Antonio, Miami, Columbus, Austin, Houston, Raleigh, Indianapolis, Denver, Seattle, Salt Lake City, and Philadelphia.

Founded in 2014 by Yong Kim, CEO, Wonolo is an online platform that connects over one million workers to retail, e-commerce, distribution, fulfillment, and other types of frontline jobs posted by thousands of businesses throughout the United States. To date, over 1 million workers, called “Wonoloers,” have used its mobile app to pick up jobs that fit their needs and schedules, and have earned hundreds of millions of dollars.

Customers include Uniqlo, Aramark, Peloton and Driveline Retail.